Bazooka Charlie – Pilot Who Attached A Bazooka To Plane

The year is 1944, and on a distant French battlefield a column of Nazi tanks are making their way to a beleaguered American position. The German Panzer and Tiger tanks are amongst the best the world has ever seen, and heavily protected from the front and sides- American Sherman tanks often see their shells bounce…

Racing Against the Odds in a WWII Plane

(airplane propellers starting) (dramatic music) – It’s absolutely deafening inside this cockpit. You have an engine that is screaming loud in front of you. The cockpit’s 140 degrees inside. Everything is shaking, vibrating in its own different way. Why would you wanna do something like this? Bottom line is every pilot wants to go fast.…

How does a Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) Affect my Drone Flight?

Welcome everyone to the FAA’s webinar series on airspace for UAS operators. My name is Kevin Morris and I’m an Aviation Safety Inspector with the Federal Aviation Administration. And also a subject matter expert on drone operations. Today’s webinar will be divided into two segments. The first will be the presentation on airspace restrictions and…

10 Abnormally Large Airplanes That Actually Exist

When you think about it humans have been able to pull off some pretty impressive fees flight is one of them not [happier] Just making any old plane We’ve pushed the limits for the last century and built some truly impressive and terrifying creations from Cargo Planes to bombers to Insane-looking double-Decker Passenger liners the…

How To Survive A Plane Crash!? – Myths Debunked

Eight million of us take to the skies every single day, with the annual total recently pushing past three billion mark, and in our lifetime we are each likely to spend an average of 12 days in the air. And even though the odds of a plane crash are one for every 1.2 million flights.…

What Happens When You Hide in the Landing Gear of a Plane

It’s raining men, hallelujah, it’s raining men, amen. So goes the famous 1982 hit by The Weather Girls, It’s Raining Men. Yet for a woman in London on the 30th of June of this year, it was literally raining men- or rather a single man, who fell to his death and landed in the garden…

A Plane Landed With 92 Skeletons On Board

Every now and then we hear a scary story on the news about a plane which is vanished now most of the time there’s a malfunction on the plane and it simply falls into the sea later on wreckage is found and we know exactly what happened but in a few select cases we have…